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Hanes Lineberry Funeral Home & Guilford Memorial Park

6000 W. Gate City Blvd, Greensboro, NC

OBITUARY

Delbert Griffin Swain

October 3, 1941June 26, 2020
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Mr. Delbert Griffin Swain, 78, of Madison, died Friday, June 26, 2020 at Jacobs Creek Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. A service of remembrance will be held Sunday, 2:00 p.m., at Hanes-Lineberry N. Elm Chapel by Rev. Angela Beard. Friends will be received from 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m., prior to the service, at the funeral home. Refreshments will be served. Delbert was born October 3, 1941 in Columbia, NC, the son of John Swain and Martha Simmons Swain. Delbert was an over the road truck driver for many years. He enjoyed camping with his family, cooking and making fried chicken.His specialty was his hamburger recipe. Delbert will be remembered for his laid back style and telling his favorite jokes. Most of all, Delbert enjoyed spending time with his family. In addition to his parents, Delbert was preceded in death by his wife, Dixie Gail Swain. Those left to cherish his memory include his daughter, Donna Hardiman and husband Bill of Whitsett; sons, David Swain of Kernersville and Danny Swain and wife Alicia of Oak Ridge; brother, Milton Swain and wife Ann Cheryl of Creswell; grandchildren, Cameron Heath, Connor Overbey, Jared, Daniela and Clara Swain. The family asks with gratitude that memorials in Delbert’s name be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 4615 Dundas Drive, Greensboro, NC 27407. Online condolences may be made at www.haneslineberryfhnorthelm.com

  • FAMILY

  • Donna and Bill Hardiman, Daughter & Son-in-law
  • David Swain, Son
  • Danny and Alicia Swain, Son & Daughter-in-law
  • Milton and Ann Cheryl Swain, Brother & Sister-in-law
  • Cameron Heath, Connor Overbey and Jared, Daniela and Clara Swain, Grandchildren
  • DONATIONS

  • Alzheimer's Association

Services

  • Visitation

    Sunday, June 28, 2020

  • Service of Remembrance

    Sunday, June 28, 2020

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Lori Swain Brown

June 26, 2020

Donna, David and Danny. My prayers are with you. I know Uncle Griff is with Aunt Dixie and my daddy in heaven.

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The Uncles always making us laugh!

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We love you Uncle Griff! ❤️

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Cuz time 😀

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Fun Family gathering! The Best!

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The Uncles always making us laugh!

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We love you Uncle Griff! ❤️

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❤️

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Cuz time 😀

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Fun Family gathering! The Best!

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😘

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